Gina McCarthy - United States Environmental Protection Agency

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This is not just dangerous; it's embarrassing to us and our businesses on a global scale to be dismissing opportunities for new technologies, economic growth, and US leadership.feedback
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Mar 28 2017
We can learn a lot about a person if we know what types of things he or she talks about or comments on the most frequently. There are numerous topics with which Gina McCarthy is associated, including EPA and Clean Air Act. Most recently, Gina McCarthy has been quoted saying: “Literally and figuratively, this is a scorched earth budget that represents an all-out assault on clean air, water and land. You can't put 'America first' when you put the health of its people and its country last.” in the article Trump budget would gut EPA programs tackling climate change and pollution.
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There's no question that he will come in here with policies he wants to implement and changes he wants to make. These are today's technologies not yesterday's. These are the jobs of tomorrow, not of yesterday. Just because climate continues to be bandied about as a partisan issue instead of just a science issue, it's made EPA's job more difficult.feedback

We tried to change the outreach and messaging in rural America in a number of ways, but ... has it changed the rhetoric that people hear? It hasn't. We couldn't get it, but I wish we had.feedback

The train to a global clean-energy future has already left the station. We can choose to get on board – to lead – or we can choose to be left behind, to stand stubbornly.feedback

Although EPA's technical analysis indicates that the standards could be strengthened for model years 2022-2025, proposing to leave the current standards in place provides greater certainty to the auto industry for product planning and engineering. This will enable long-term planning in the auto industry, while also benefiting consumers and the environment.feedback

It was not the EPA at the helm when this happened.feedback

We're holding Volkswagen responsible for distorting the market for clean cars.feedback

We know how to do this. We are more than willing and anxious to do this.feedback

Using the power of the Clean Air Act, we're getting VW's polluting vehicles off the road and we're reducing harmful pollution in our air – pollution that never should have been emitted in the first place. It should send a very clear message that when you break the laws designed to protect public health in this country, there are serious consequences.feedback

The time has come for the city and the state to address those challenges. Safe drinking water cannot be reliably achieved without tackling those challenges.feedback

EPA did its job but clearly the outcome was not what anyone would have wanted. So we're going to work with the state, we're going to work with Flint. We're going to take care of the problem. We know Flint is a situation that never should have happened.feedback

We've been having a large amount of technical discussions back and forth with Volkswagen. At this point, we haven't identified a satisfactory way forward, but those discussions are going to continue. We are really anxious to find a way for that company to get into compliance, and we're not there yet.feedback

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